Workshop Abstract

There are certainly a lot of benefits of AI/ML in several sectors of the industry and manufacturing is not far behind. Microsoft is embracing the new technology in the space of AI/ML in the manufacturing domain. We have robust algorithms that are running in the factory in real-time to improve process efficiencies, identify defects, increase Yield, improvement in quality control, decrease test time, and many more. This workshop would focus on these topics and how Microsoft has excelled in these cutting-edge technologies.


Teena Bajaj has 14+ years in technical program management role with extensive experience shipping consumer devices and experiences. Advocating for quality, extending influence without power, attention to detail, cross-team collaboration and structured effective communication are Teena’s strengths. Teena is passionate about technology, and how it can influence millions of lives around the world.

Kunal Bharucha has expertise in leading, managing and delivering challenging projects/products in Wireless /RF & Software in Microsoft. Kunal is an MBA & MSEE professional with more than 9 years of Industry experience. Kunal would love to connect with candidates interested in hardware side of Microsoft’s business.

Angel Soto Camacho is a strategic and detailed-oriented Program Manager with extensive experience in electronics. Passionate about product development and new product introduction.

Paul Henderson is a Senior Software Development Engineer developing Manufacturing Software for Hardware products.  BSE in System Engineering with over 30 years of industry experience.

Phocas Irihamye is a Director of Surfaces Devices Test Engineering with an infinite thirst for learning. Phocas has extensive international experience with leadership roles in test engineering, new products introduction and operations management in both design and manufacturing environment. His education and supply chain background make him an outstanding leader to deliver Microsoft devices that delight our customers by empowering them to do more.

Matt Krueger is a leadership and technical recruiter for Microsoft’s Windows + Devices (W+D) organization with over 15 years’ experience as a consultative advocate for both the businesses and the prospective employees. Matt takes pride in the products Microsoft develops, their vision for the future and being a champion for Microsoft’s unrivaled culture.

Clement Utuk is an innovative and strategic driven Engineering Management Professional who’s insightful and pays diligent attention to detail and demonstrates influential abilities to motivate and lead top-professional teams to achieve their objectives.